Nicky Meglino was bitten by the wrestling bug 10 years ago. On Saturday he actually got bitten during wrestling.
Senior Nicky Meglino finally felt the pressure. He just didn’t let it get to him in winning his second straight Section 1 Division 2 championship. Last year he won at 170 pounds, this year 182.
If sophomore Sumeddha Biswal and freshman Stephanie Kornberg had the physical strength to match their mental fortitude, they’d be two of Edgemont’s best varsity wrestlers.
Edgemont wrestling coach Pete Jacobson has nominated three wrestlers for the Con Ed scholar-athlete award over the years. All three have won.